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17th century shipwreck to be rebuilt after freeze drying

A 17th century shipwreck found in the Gulf of Mexico is set to be rebuilt after undergoing a complex free drying operation. By placing the ship – La Belle – in a constant environment of up to 60 degrees below zero, more than 300 years of moisture will be safely removed

17th century shipwreck to be freeze dried

The remains of La Belle, a ship which sank in 1686, are set to be freeze dried in a massive dryer at Texas A&M university in a revolutionary new procedure. Texas A&M University researchers working to restore the hull of La Belle, a light frigate recovered from its underwater